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Handling other resolutions

Posted on 1998-09-23
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Hi,

I'm developing Delphi apps using a 800*600 resolution. My application look rather 'funny' with users using another,lower,resolution. What is the best way of handling this problem? Do I have to check the system information or is there another way?

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To make the font look perfect use this....Find the Form's property Fonts -> Pitch and set it to fpVariable;

If you want the buttons and all the stuff in the form to get the right resolution use ScaleBy() function of the form and set AutoSize of the form to false.....

Regards,
Viktor Ivanov
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Helli lizard???

Planning to accept or reject???

//Vik
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Sorry,Vik

I've been very busy. Thanks for your answer.

Lizzzy.
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